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Fresno Bee testing drone for newsgathering

The Fresno Bee is testing a quadcopter for possible use in newsgathering. Photo illustration by Art Pineda.
The Fresno Bee is testing a small drone aircraft to see if it can be used for aerial photography of accidents, fires, farmland, lakes and waterways.

PG&E grants $10K to University High School

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. awarded a $10,000 Bright Ideas grant to University High School today to enhance instruction in energy resources.

Borders leaving downtown partnership for Arizona

Kate Borders, CEO of the Downtown Fresno Partnership, announced she will stepping down and heading up a similar organization Arizona.

Fresno senior living complex opens new facility

The Milano addition of The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens features 86 new residences.The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens announced it has completed the second phase of its $120 million renovation.

PRSA accepting awards entries

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Central California Chapter is now accepting entries for the annual Image Awards program, showcasing efforts in public relations work done in 2013.

Me-n-Ed's 'DoNation' totals $60,000

Me-n-Ed's Pizzerias announced it has raised $60,000 to benefit three local charities — Boys & Girls Club, Catholic Charities and the Poverello House.

C.A.R.: Fresno distressed sales drop sharply

Vastly improved home prices over the past five years have shrunk California’s distressed housing market including home sales in Fresno County.

Valley banks rated healthy in Q4

Many local community banks and credit unions were on solid footing in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a recent evaluation by bank rating and research firm Bauer Financial.

Air district bus program closes March 14

San Joaquin Valley school districts have until March 14 to apply for funding to help replace their polluting buses with newer, cleaner models.

Massage Envy plans four Fresno spas

Massage Envy opens new spa.
Massage Envy, a national chain of spa clinics, is preparing to open a new Fresno clinic with plans for three more Fresno clinics in the works.